Daily Archives: November 9, 2017

Humor: Alexandra Petri Explains Why Ed Gillespie Lost: He wasn’t Trumpian Enough!

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This is the funniest analysis of Ed Gillespie’s loss in Virginia that I have read. Trump brushed off the loss and said Gillespie didn’t embrace him enough. This from a man who polls…

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Peter Greene: Ohio Charter School Closes Mid-Year, Without Warning

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Peter Greene writes here about a charter school in Ohio that closed mid-year. The decision was made, the school closed, at least one student didn’t get the news and showed up to find…

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Jeff Bryant: Northam Won By Repudiating Not Only DeVos But Obama’s Education Policies

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Jeff Bryant sees the Virginia election, as do I, as an affirmation of a progressive approach to education. Education is an important issue to parents everywhere and is the biggest item in state…

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A Clearing House for Academic Dishonesty Websites

Originally posted on deutsch29:
I decided to share this site out of my desire to keep fellow teachers informed. It seems that particularly over the last several years, websites offering to sell “custom writing services”– which means paying another for…

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